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Desk, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, cots/infant beds, free WiFi

The Station Hotel

3 out of 5
Guests rated this property 2.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCardinal Park7 min walk
    Popular LocationCustom House13 min walk
    Popular LocationIpswich Waterfront16 min walk
    AirportBury St. Edmunds (BEQ-RAF Honington)49 min drive

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Standard Double Room, Ensuite

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Twin Room, Shared Bathroom

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Twin Room, Ensuite

  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Triple Room, Shared Bathroom

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Single Room, Shared Bathroom

No guest room rating
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

About this area


Located in Ipswich, The Station Hotel is near a train station and on a river. Ipswich Waterfront and St Peter's by the Waterfront are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Chantry Park and Suffolk Leisure Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Portman Road or Foxhall Stadium. Scuba diving and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cardinal Park - 7 min walk
  • St Peter's by the Waterfront - 9 min walk
  • Portman Road - 10 min walk
  • Custom House - 13 min walk
  • Ipswich Waterfront - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Ipswich (IPW-Ipswich Train Station) - 2 min walk


  • The Riverside — 1 min walk
  • ASK - 8 min walk
  • Applaud Coffee - 11 min walk
  • The Shipwrights Arms - 11 min walk
  • The Grazing Sheep - 11 min walk

About this property

The Station Hotel

3-star Riverside inn near Ipswich Waterfront
This smoke-free inn features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk and tour/ticket assistance are on-site. All 14 rooms offer free WiFi, room service and TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, ironing boards and desks.
The Station Hotel offers 14 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Televisions come with digital channels. This Ipswich inn provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Cots/infant beds (surcharge) are also available.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 6 AM–10 AM: GBP 5 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Cots/infant beds (surcharge)


  • Digital channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board



Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for GBP 5 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 5 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 5 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Property is also known as

Riverside Hotel Ipswich
Riverside Ipswich
Station Hotel Ipswich
Inn The Station Hotel Ipswich
Ipswich The Station Hotel Inn
Inn The Station Hotel
The Station Hotel Ipswich
Station Ipswich
Station Hotel
The Riverside Hotel
The Station Hotel Inn
The Station Hotel Ipswich
The Station Hotel Inn Ipswich

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Station Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Station Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Station Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Station Hotel?
As of 12 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Station Hotel on 12 May 2021 start from £50, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Station Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Station Hotel?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Station Hotel?
Check-in ends–9 PM.
What time is check-out at The Station Hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Station Hotel located?
Situated on the riverfront, this inn is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cardinal Park and Ipswich Waterfront. St Peter's by the Waterfront and Portman Road are also within 10 minutes. Ipswich (IPW-Ipswich Train Station) is only a 2-minute walk and Ipswich Station is 2 minutes.

Overall score and ratings

Rating 5 - Excellent. 11 out of 190 reviews
5 - Excellent 6%
Rating 4 - Good. 32 out of 190 reviews
4 - Good 17%
Rating 3 - Okay. 47 out of 190 reviews
3 - Okay 25%
Rating 2 - Poor. 36 out of 190 reviews
2 - Poor 19%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 64 out of 190 reviews
1 - Terrible 34%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Hotel in need of refurbishment.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

1/5 Terrible

Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I rented a suite key didnt work properly, squeaking floor, the carpet was dirty, bathroom ceiling paint was peeling of, bath tub broken, toilet basin water tap was slow, tv pixels was poor, food was horrible my steak was cold. The only thing good was the bar service and convenient right outside the train station
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Not worth the money. My room had no where to hang or store clothes. No bedside lamp.extremly old bed and very uncomfortable.old and dated bits of furniture.the heater is very old and not consistent.small inadequate TV..The second room booked had literally ceiling covering in the bathroom was dropping down from the ceiling..old and dated furniture etc.. like something out of the 70's.would definitely not stay here again😠
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Bathroom wasnt clean, bottom of bed was ripped. :(
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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